Vs > Beni Abbes
Senegal flag

Dakar vs Beni Abbes Climate & Distance Between

Algeria flag
  • The distance between Dakar, Senegal and Beni Abbes, Algeria is approximately 2,322 km or 1,443 mi.
  • To reach Dakar in this distance one would set out from Beni Abbes bearing 225.8° or SW and follow the great circles arc to approach Dakar bearing 219.9° or SW .
  • Dakar has a subtropical hot steppe climate (BSh) whereas Beni Abbes has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • Dakar is in or near the tropical very dry forest biome whereas Beni Abbes is in or near the subtropical desert biome.
  • The mean temperature is 1.4 °C (2.6°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 17.4 °C (31.3°F) less in Dakar. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to subcontinental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 376.3 mm (14.8 in) more which is equivalent to 376.3 l/m² (9.24 US gal/ft²) or 3,763,000 l/ha (402,290 US gal/ac) more. About 11 1/4 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 12.1° higher in Dakar than in Beni Abbes.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Dakar relative to Beni Abbes. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Beni Abbes vs Dakar.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +10 (+18) +7 (+12) +3 (+6) 0 (0) -4 (-6) -6 (-10) -7 (-13) -7 (-13) -3 (-6) +4 (+7) +9 (+17) +12 (+21) +1 (+3)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) -1 (0) -1 (0) -2 (0) -2 (0) -1 (0) +10 (+0) +60 (+2) +164 (+6) +132 (+5) +29 (+1) -6 (0) -6 (0) +376 (+15)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +0h 56' +0h 35' +0h 06' -0h 24' -0h 49' -1h 03' -0h 57' -0h 35' -0h 05' +0h 25' +0h 50' +1h 03'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +15.3 +15.3 +15.4 +15.4 +4.3 -2 +3.9 +15.3 +15.3 +15.3 +15.3 +15.3   +12.1

There are so many comparison pages. Please post a link to one to help people find them:

Dakar vs Beni Abbes Discussion

You are welcome to incorporate your thoughts on the differences in climate or other matters such as contrasts in culture, standard of living, demographics etc.

Currently under general maintenance.

Climate Guides for Locations near Dakar

Climate Guides for Locations near Beni Abbes


Countries A-Z:         A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | R | S | T | U | V | W | Y | Z
Bright Future Dir.

© 2009 - 2015 climatemps.com - Sitemap - Contact Us - Privacy Policy -